Opened 10 months ago

Last modified 4 months ago

#26905 new task

Work out if we need to round observed relay bandwidths to protect individual client usage

Reported by: teor Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tor-dirauth, metrics, tor-bwauth, privcount
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: #22898 Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor: SponsorV-can


Relays maintain detailed information about their maximum network load. After #24104, relays only report their maximum bandwidth once a day, over 10 seconds of measurement.

How sensitive is this bandwidth information?

Should we round these bandwidths to:

  • a number of decimal places?
  • a set amount of client usage that we want to protect?

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 7 months ago by teor

Keywords: 035-roadmap-proposed removed

I think we should tackle #26904 and #26905 after relay data usage is protected by PrivCount.

comment:2 Changed 6 months ago by teor

Parent ID: #25925

This isn't really a bandwidth authority task

comment:3 Changed 4 months ago by teor

Keywords: privcount added
Parent ID: #22898
Sponsor: SponsorV-can

We can do this as part of Sponsor V.

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